TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) - High School Program
Foster the next generation of leaders by creating a new learning environment where high school ages participants can experiment, build resilience, and collaborate to create productive and successful pathways for personal and professional goals.
Empower youth worldwide to be entrepreneurial and lead in a dynamic global environment through a unique integrated curriculum that can be modeled to meet local economic and social challenges.
- Encourage an entrepreneurial mindset from an early age
- Discover the challenges and rewards of entrepreneurship
- Develop business plan acumen and communication skills
- Nurture well-rounded personality with leadership qualities
- Students achieve their personal and professional goals through a rigorous and proven curriculum
- Experiment, build resilience, and collaborate to create more productive and successful pathways
- College ready skills; Curiosity, Passion, Perseverance, Assertiveness, Communication, Planning, Financial Management
- Mentoring from leading startup owners, industry leaders, venture capitalists
- Opportunity to win seed funding.
- Summer internships
Testimonials, Past Performances, and Interviews
To learn more, watch videos of past performances and interviews.
Application Deadline and Dues
Deadline: September 30th, 2020.
Fees: $500. Need-Based Scholarships are available. To be considered for financial aid, please email email@example.com.
Problem-Solution Fit —> Product-Market Fit —> Business Model-Market Fit
Schedule: To ensure the safety of our students, the classroom sessions in the first half of the program will be conducted online. We are hoping to have face-to-face sessions in the second half.
Teams are required to ideate with their mentor at least once a week at a mutually agreed upon time. The classroom schedule is as follows.
|Thursday, October 1, 2020||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Program Launch Event|
|Sunday, October 4, 2020||11:00 to 12:30 PM||Team Building||Location: Bond Park|
|Wednesday, October 7, 2020||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Business Model Overview|
|Sunday, October 11, 2020||11:00 to 12:30 PM||Opportunity Recognition|
|Wednesday, October 14, 2020||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Research & Insights||Team Formation|
|Wednesday, October 28, 2020||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Solution / Product Development|
|Sunday, November 1, 2020||Submit Proposal of Problem Statement|
|Sunday, November 22, 2020||
Submit a high-level solution statement (value and key components)
|Wednesday, December 2, 2020||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Customer, Market and Legal Validation|
|Sunday, December 20, 2020||
Submit Solution features/capability statement backed with customer and market validation results
|Sunday, January 6, 2021||11:00 to 12:30 PM||
|Wednesday, January 13, 2021||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Promotion and Advertising|
|Sunday, January 31, 2021||Submit a Marketing Plan and Prototype|
|Wednesday, February 3, 2021||6:00 to 7:30 PM||Production, Distribution, and Operations|
|Sunday, February 7, 2021||11:00 to 12:30 PM||Financial Model|
|Sunday, February 28, 2021||Submit Finacial Plan and Operations Plan|
|Wednesday, March 3, 2021||6:00 to 7:30 PM||
(Presentation, Elevator Pitch)
Contact for additional details
Sanjay Acharya – firstname.lastname@example.org, Mehul Shah – email@example.com